The Historical Society of the Nyacks, founded in 1994, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to researching, preserving, and fostering appreciation of the history of the Nyack community.
The Society accepts the donation of historical papers and artifacts related to the community and will preserve them for future reference, research, and exhibition.
The Society sponsors periodic meetings, programs, exhibits, and trips to promote knowledge of, and interest in, local history.


*Win Perry – President
Leontine Temsky, -Vice President
*Kay Levinson – Secretary
*Lee Hoffman – Treasurer
Karen Kennell – Corresponding Secretary
Bill Batson
Kirsten Cooper
Evelyn Fitzgerald
Mike Hays
Mimi Hoffman
Louise Parker
Asha Paulose
Betty Perry
Brenda Ross
*Jennifer Rothschild
*Myra Starr
Gini Stolldorf
Bonnie Timm

Florence Katzenstein – Founding President †
Joe Barbieri †
Mary Anne Evangelist †
Tom and Anne Hackett †
Patricia Jarden †
Marilan Lund †
Tom Morrison †
Lori Thomas †

* Signifies membership on the Executive Committee
† Denotes additional committee members

Membership is open to all, regardless of where you live. You can choose to help carry out various activities, such as recording oral histories, managing the collection, writing for our newsletter, planning programs, mounting exhibits, becoming a docent and helping with house tours, or you can just enjoy being a supporter and attending programs that appeal to you.